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The ur-heen, or Chinese fiddle ; The sau-heen, or Chinese guitar.

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Title
The ur-heen, or Chinese fiddle ; The sau-heen, or Chinese guitar.
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Music -- regional -- Chinese

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1851
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC MUSIC-Reg-Ch
Topics
Chinese -- Music
violins
Musical instruments -- China
guitars
Stringed instruments -- China
Notes
Content: Includes additional text.
Source note: Pictorial history of China and India : comprising a description of those countries and their inhabitants. (New York : Robert Sears, 1851) Sears, Robert (1810-1892), Author.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 21 x 13 cm.
Foxing on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1965501
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17931240
Barcode: 33333159450424
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b1142b60-c558-012f-09a7-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1851: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The ur-heen, or Chinese fiddle ; The sau-heen, or Chinese guitar." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1851. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-33e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The ur-heen, or Chinese fiddle ; The sau-heen, or Chinese guitar." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-33e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1851). The ur-heen, or Chinese fiddle ; The sau-heen, or Chinese guitar. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-33e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The ur-heen, or Chinese fiddle ; The sau-heen, or Chinese guitar.